After many hurdles along the way, Colin Kaepernick took the field for a workout Saturday night to show media and NFL officials that he’s ready for a return to the NFL.
The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who protested social injustice by kneeling during the national anthem, has not played a competitive snap since Jan. 1, 2017.
Over the last three years, many have wondered if he ever would play in the league again, and it appears the 32-year-old still feels he is ready. Former teammate and current Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid took to Twitter after the workout to voice his support for Kaepernick.
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